Internship - Project Management Operations (Specialized Nutrition)
About the Job
You will join our Operations Project & Performance (OPP) team who are the project management business partners of our Specialized Nutrition operations. You will join a team consisting of around 30 colleagues located in different countries around Europe. Our main mission is to implement key projects first time right by managing various stakeholders (from the business to the factories) and the corresponding data. Your role will be to support the central team located at our office in Hoofddorp.
As our new Operations Project Performance Intern, you will be working on obtaining the right information from a variety of representatives within the organization – such as our factories and central business units – to make sure that a key project for 2020 is implemented the right way. This data-driven project will have a direct impact on our operations in Europe, while you will have the chance to expand your knowledge and exposure within the field. You will work closely with the Operations Project & Performance Manager, German Figueroa.
What will you learn during your internship with us?
- Project management;
- Communicating with different stakeholders;
- Data management;
- Monitoring and reporting of essential project-related data (performance, risk tracking & change requests).
You have strong data management skills and extensive experience in Excel. We expect you to be a quick learner (and willing and ready to learn!), to demonstrate autonomy and a ‘can-do’ work attitude. You should have problem-solving skills and are not afraid to handle ambiguity.
These are our compulsory requirements for internships at DANONE:
- You are enrolled as a master’s student at university during the whole period of the internship in Business / Supply Chain or any other technical related study with a strong affinity for projects.
- If you are a non-EU citizen, you need to be enrolled at a Dutch university.
- You can start as of Mid-September 2019 for a minimum of 6 months (5 days per week);
- You are willing to travel or to relocate close to Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Danone’s mission is bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Healthy food needs a healthy planet, and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies. Click here to discover more about Danone in the Benelux.
What’s in it for you?
You have the unique opportunity to work on a vital business projects which is fundamental for continuity of our business. You will be fully involved and get the opportunity to work on your International stakeholder management, (intercultural) communication and project management skills within the field of Supply Chain. I will be a challenging but very rewarding internship with a lot of visibility in the business.
Are you looking for a challenging internship in which stakeholder and data management are key?
If we just described your profile, please click the “apply now” button and upload your CV and Motivation Letter (in English). You have until Mid-August , 2019. To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our careers website.